Pope Tawadros II
Also follow-up mechanisms to check on all churches' abidance by safety measures have been set into motion, the spokesman added.
Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of St. Mark Diocese met on Friday with the families of the victims of the fire that broke out in Abu Sefein Church in Giza early this week, killing and injuring dozens.
The pope delivered a sermon about the importance of good-doing for the afterlife in lockstep with saints.
Pope Tawadros was welcomed by Egyptian Ambassador in Vienna Mohamed Mulla,
Egypt’s Coptic Orthodox Church signed a cooperation protocol with the Ministry of Environment, and released a document expressing its stance towards environmental protection.
He also called the Polish President and the First Lay for having a tour of Coptic monasteries.
President of the Evangelical Community in Egypt Andrea Zaki hailed President Abdel Fattah El Sisi's meeting with heads and leaders of Arab churches participating in the General Assembly of the Middle East Council of Churches in its 12th session, held for the first time in Egypt.
Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St. Mark, greeted on Monday President Abdel Fattah El Sisi and Egyptians on the occasion of the Sinai Liberation Day.
The Pope’s appreciation was given during the East Mass on Saturday evening in St. Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in Cairo’s Abbasiya amid the high presence of priests and Coptic citizens.
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi dispatched Chief of Presidential staff Ahmed Ali to the Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in Cairo's Abbassiya district to send his greetings to Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St. Mark on the Easter Celebrations.
Hundreds of Christians participated, Friday at the Holy Friday prayers in all governorates around the country.
Palm Sunday, celebrated by all churches inside and outside Egypt, commemorates Jesus' triumphal entry into Jerusalem.
The newly-constructed Cathedral, for the first time, opens its gates for Coptic prayers, starting from 5:00 pm on Thursday and the mass would begin at 7:00 pm until 12:00 midnight.
The Pope would also lead the Christmas Mass for the Coptic Christians on January 7, 2022, the statement said.
Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and patriarch of the See of St. Mark, inaugurated the Cathedral of St. Macarius at his monastery in Wadi El-Natrun on Tuesday.
Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of St. Mark Diocese cabled greetings to President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Eid al Adha, Monday.
Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St Mark, on Thursday congratulated Muslims on the occasion of the Eid al-Adha, expressing his wishes of a blessed Eid.
This came during the head of Egypt’s Coptic Orthodox Church, on Tuesday attending a ceremony marking the anniversary of the entry of the "Holy Family" to Egypt
In a statement released on Tuesday, the pontiff expressed his deep sadness for the demise of Patriarch Krikor Bedros.
The church called all parties to go to the negotiating table to stem bloodshed.